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Barnard Castle Prep School

The Prep School is an integral part of Barnard Castle School, having access to all its facilities and expertise.

It is situated in a separate area of the school grounds with its own organisation, staff and buildings. Pupils, therefore, have the benefit of the security of their own area while benefiting from many extras.

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Starting school is enjoyable and fun. We offer a fine start to a child’s education.

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The atmosphere is warm, friendly and supportive. Children are encouraged to try their best in everything they do.

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Prep School has an enviable reputation for being a friendly environment, with children developing a positive attitude towards themselves and others.

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Home from home, Old Courts provides an excellent facility highly praised in a recent Ofsted inspection.

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An important part of a developing child, there are plenty of opportunities in a variety of sports.

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The Arts

Music, Drama and Art all play an exciting role in and out of the classroom.

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We are proud of our wide range of extra curricular activities at Prep School; something for everyone.

Prep School has a wonderful family atmosphere; this provides a great environment for learning for the younger children.
Sue and Steve Bowen

On Track!

On Track!

Athletics v Yarm

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Welcome Back!

Welcome Back!

Old Barnardians visit Prep School

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Summer Activity Weeks 2016

Summer Activity Weeks 2016

Open to 4 to 16 year olds

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Growing seeds from space

Growing seeds from space

Science is out of this world

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